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Sun, Sep 26


Fairchance Rod & Gun Club

AR-15 Basics: Intro To America's Rifle

Intro To AR-15: Learn about America's Rifle and how to operate and maintain one. Class limited to 8 students (co-ed) for personal attention.

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AR-15 Basics: Intro To America's Rifle
AR-15 Basics: Intro To America's Rifle

Time & Location

Sep 26, 2021, 8:30 AM

Fairchance Rod & Gun Club, 122 Hitters Delight Rd, Smithfield, PA 15478, USA

About The Event

Intro to AR-15: America's Rifle is a combination of classroom and range time.  Students will learn the background & history of the rifle and gain a working knowledge of how the rifle functions, available options & upgrades, calibers, optics and basic maintenance.

**This class does not discuss tactics or defensive techniques; however this class will prepare students to move on to more advanced classes.**

If you are a new owner or someone thinking about purchasing one, this class will provide you with valuable information.  If you have not yet purchased a rifle, there are .22lr versions available for use. (+$)

As an added bonus:  Range time will include students shooting of NRA-MQP (Marksmanship Qualification Program) Pro-Marksman qualification!


  • This class will require approx. 4 or 5 hours total time depending on class size & student knowledge.  
  • A minimum 100 rounds of ammo needed (150 recommended).  
  • AR-15 platform rifle (.22 lr, .223, or 5.56 calibers or PCC (pistol caliber carbine) 9mm )
  •         (.22lr rifle available if needed ($) )
  • Safety glasses & hearing protection (available if needed)
  • Range / Weather appropriate clothing:  no open toe shoes, no sleeveless or low cut shirts.  Hat/visor recommended.
  • Safety minded attitude


  • Water / Snacks / Lunch  (you will not have time to leave range)
  • Sunscreen
  • Extra magazines

Cost: $95 (bringing own gun & ammo)

Additional Fees: IF NEEDED

Gun: $25 (.22 lr)

Ammo: $5 (100 rounds .22lr)*



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